Visiting Welsh lakes and reservoirs What could be more relaxing than kayaking across a calm reservoir or steaming along a lovely lakeshore in a vintage train? Weekend breaks & getaways Wales offers all manner of urban excitement, perfect for people on the hunt for a spot of shopping, some fine dining and a good dollop of culture. South Wales days out Discover a fabulous range of things to do, just a short driving distance from the Vale of Usk. 4 days in North Wales A four-day family trip around North Wales offers you a variety of experiences. Brecon Beacons by bus Follow the River Usk from Abergavenny, through Crickhowell, Tretower and Talybont-on-Usk. 4 days in West Wales For family holidays West Wales has an irresistible combination of castles, culture and coast. 4 days in Mid Wales A four day circular tour of big, beautiful Mid Wales, perfect for a family holiday.